A shocking incident came to know from France where a British girl was killed amid the long-running land dispute of her father, the prosecutors said. According to the reports, the British girl who was killed in France was known as Solenne Thornton. Since the murder news of Solenne Thornton came to light, it has been trending on the internet. People have been left harrowing as the deceased was just 11 years of age and was playing in the garden when she was killed. An investigation has been initiated into this case. The prosecutors have given a statement and explained the possible circumstances surrounding the killing of Solenne Thornton. If you are scrambling to know what happened to an 11-year-old British girl in France, this column will help you. Stick with this page and must go through it till the end. Swipe down the page.
Solenne Thornton Parents
This incident is a matter of Saturday, June 10, 2023, when Solenne Thornton was playing outside her home located in Saint-Herbot, Quimper in Brittany. Furthermore, the prosecutors alleged that Solenne Thornton was killed around 10 pm on Saturday night in her garden. Shockingly, the culprit fired several shots at Solenne Thornton and her family. The incident left the 11-year-old girl dead. Continue reading this article. Swipe down the page.
An 11-year-old British girl shot dead in France
Additionally, the parents of Solenne Thornton were also left injured with bullet injuries but Solenne Thornton’s sister named Celeste who is just 8 years of age escaped from there and raised the alarm. The culprit who fired several shots at Solenne Thornton and her family is their Dutch neighbor. He is 71 years old. The local police swiftly responded to the address. After doing the preliminary investigation, the authorities stated that had been a long-running dispute between Solenne Thornton’s family and their neighbors over a hedge and a piece of land. Take a look below and know more details.
Camille Miansoni, the prosecutor said the father of the 11-year-old British girl was doing gardening work on the hedges separating the two properties which exacerbated the dispute. The Dutch neighbor fired three or four shots with a 22 mm rifle and hit three victims. The prosecutor said, “Later the suspect took a loaded 22mm rifle, and three to four shots were fired, hitting the three victims” No evidence that the suspect had psychological issues or he specifically targeted the girl, has been found so far. The father of the deceased is in critical condition while her mother is with minor injuries.